Sam Bush and Kelley Hunt - July 6

 

Sam Bush will perform on July 6 at the 2012 Olathe Free Summer Concert SeriesSam Bush is the perfect ambassador for bluegrass in the 21st century. He was a founding member of the New Grass Revival and has been called a modern day Bill Monroe.  Throughout his career, he has acknowledged tradition while pushing mountain music into the realms of rock, jazz, reggae, and Afro-pop. He has shared a stage with some of the biggest names in acoustic and folk music, including Emmylou Harris, Lyle Lovett, and David Grisman. He has inspired nationally known bands including the String Cheese Incident, Yonder Mountain String Band, and Nickel Creek. There are few performers in any genre who exude so much joy and energy in performance. To learn more about Sam Bush, visit his website at: Sam Bush

 


Roots R&B singer/songwriter/piano player Kelley Hunt is a woman who has muscled her way onto the scene on her own terms with a combination of passion, soul and superior skills as a vocalist, piano player and writer. She's an artist who has achieved everything to date not on hype or artificial positioning, but strictly on the merit of her live and recorded performances. The traditions of Kelley's music are right up front but the words, delivery, experiences and passion are uniquely hers. It's a fresh combination that is winning legions of roots music fans and gathering truly impressive critical acclaim. To learn more about Kelley Hunt, go to her website at: Kelley Hunt
 
Kelly Hunt performs on July 6 at the 2012 Olathe Free Summer Concert Series